Gad, Gaḍ: 9 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Gaḍ (गड्).—1 P. (gaḍati, gaḍita)

1) To distil, draw out.

2) To run (as a liquid). -1. P. (gaḍayati) To cover, hide.

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Gad (गद्).—I. 1 P. (gadati, gadita)

1) To speak articulately, speak, say, relate; जगादाग्रे गदाग्रजम् (jagādāgre gadāgrajam) Śiśupālavadha 2.69; बहु जगद पुरस्तात्तस्य मत्ता किलाहम् (bahu jagada purastāttasya mattā kilāham) 11.39; शुद्धान्तरक्ष्या जगदे कुमारी (śuddhāntarakṣyā jagade kumārī) R.6.45.

2) To enumerate. -II. 1 U. (gadayati-te &c.) To thunder.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Gaḍ (गड्).—[gaḍa] r. 1st cl. (gaḍati) To distil or drop, to run as a liquid; also, gala (i) gaḍi r. 1st cl. (gaṇḍati) To affect the cheek, to be rough as the cheek, (obsolete.)

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Gad (गद्).—[gada] r. 10th cl. (gadati) To speak articulately. 2. To be sick. r. 10th cl. (gadayati) To thunder.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Gaḍ (गड्).—i. 1, [Parasmaipada.] To drop (cf. gal); i. 10, gaḍaya, [Parasmaipada.] To cover.

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Gad (गद्).—i. 1, [Parasmaipada.] (in epic poetry also [Ātmanepada.], Mahābhārata 13, 1138), 1. To recite, Mahābhārata 3, 2642. 2. To speak, [Rāmāyaṇa] 4, 5, 31; to speak to, with acc. of the person and of the object, [Rāmāyaṇa] 2, 36, 1. gadita, Reckoned up, Mahābhārata 3, 13425. n. Speech, [Śākuntala, (ed. Böhtlingk.)] [distich] 81, v. r.

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Gad (गद्).—i. 10, [Parasmaipada.] To thunder.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Gad (गद्).—gadati (gadate), [participle] gadita speak, pronounce, recite, tell ([accusative] of [person and thing]), enumerate, name, call.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Gaḍ (गड्):—[class] 1. [Parasmaipada] ḍati, to distil or drop, run as a liquid, [Dhātupāṭha xix, 15] : [class] 10. [Parasmaipada] gaḍayati, to cover, hide, [xxxv, 84].

2) Gad (गद्):—[class] 1. [Parasmaipada] dati (perf. jagāda; [Aorist] agadīt [Bhaṭṭi-kāvya xv, 102] or agādīt, [Pāṇini 7-2, 7]),

2) —to speak articulately, speak, say, relate, tell anything ([accusative]) to any one ([accusative]), [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa] etc.: [class] 10. [Parasmaipada] gadayati, to thunder, [Dhātupāṭha xxxv, 8] :—[Desiderative] jigadiṣati, to intend or wish to speak or tell, [Mahābhārata xii, 1604];

3) cf. [Lithuanian] gadijos, zadas, zodis, giedmi; Pol. gadaé; [Hibernian or Irish] gadh.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Gaḍ (गड्):—gaḍati 1. a. To distil. (i) gaṇḍati 1. a. To affect or be like the cheek.

2) Gad (गद्):—gadati 1. a. To speak articulately, to be sick. (ka) gadayati 10. a. To thunder.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Gad (गद्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Gada.

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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